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Medical Term:

fetish

Pronunciation: fet'ish, fe'tish

Definition: An inanimate object or nonsexual body part that is regarded as endowed with magic or erotic qualities.

[Fr. fétiche, fr. L. factitius, made by art, artificial]

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